Kimberly Hollister

Vice Dean, Feliciano School of Business | Montclair State University

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Kimberly Killmer Hollister is the Vice Dean for the Feliciano School of Business and a Full Professor in the Department of Information Management & Business Analytics.  Kimberly has served as both Acting Dean and Associate Dean for the School.  Prior to joining Montclair State in 1999, as an Assistant Professor, she held a Lecturer position at the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania. In her role as Vice Dean, Dr. Hollister works closely with the Dean to provide academic and administrative leadership for the School of Business, comprised of over 3,700 students and 125 full-time faculty and staff.  The School of Business is accredited by AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business).  Dr. Hollister has led the school through two successful cycles of accreditation review by AACSB (2009 and 2015).

Dr. Hollister’s research focuses on Educational Program Assessment and Applied Operations Management. Her works have appeared in European Journal of Operational Research, Journal of Informatics and Education Research, Journal of Accountancy, Journal of Business & Economic Studies, Review of Business Research, Journal of Academy of Business and Economics, and the Journal of Business and Economics Research. Her teaching experience includes courses in both statistics and information management.

Dr. Hollister earned her Ph.D. in Systems Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania; she also holds a B.S.E and M.S.E in Systems Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.